Kent County Property Records (Maryland)

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Kent County Property Records Offices

Get Property Records from 5 Offices in Kent County, MD

Kent County Assessment Office 114 South Lynchburg Street Chestertown, MD 21620 410-778-1410 Directions

Kent County Building Inspector 400 High Street Chestertown, MD 21620 410-778-7423 Directions

Kent County Planning and Zoning 400 High Street Chestertown, MD 21620 410-778-7423 Directions

Kent County Recorder of Deeds 103 North Cross Street Chestertown, MD 21620 410-778-7460 Directions

Office Of The Treasurer, Kent County 400 High Street Chestertown, MD 21620 410-778-7478 Directions

Kent County Property Records Databases

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Kent County Assessment Rolls https://sdat.dat.maryland.gov/RealProperty/Pages/default.aspx

Kent County Building Inspections https://www.kentcounty.com/planning/building-permits

Kent County Codes & Ordinances https://ecode360.com/KE1414

Kent County Department of Finance Website https://www.kentcounty.com/finance

Kent County Finance Department Unclaimed Property https://www.kentcounty.com/images/pdf/finance/unclaimed_property.pdf

Kent County GIS Maps https://www.kentcounty.com/maps/parcelviewer.html

Kent County Maps https://www.kentcounty.com/business/resources/map-tools

Kent County Office of Finance Tax Records https://www.kentcounty.com/finance/tax-sale

Kent County Property Tax Exemptions https://www.kentcounty.com/finance

Kent County Tax Warrants https://www.kentcounty.com/finance/tax-sale

Kent County Home & Property Tax Statistics

Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Kent County Home Values
Median Home Value$237,400
Median Rental Cost (per month)$938
Kent County Property Tax Payments (Annual)
Median Property Taxes$2,556
Median Property Taxes (Mortgage)$2,559
Median Property Taxes (No Mortgage)$2,550
Kent County Property Tax Collections (Total)
Property Taxes$16,137,000
Property Taxes (Mortgage)$9,619,600
Property Taxes (No Mortgage)$6,517,400
Kent County Housing Characteristics
Total Housing Units10,662
Occupied Housing Units7,605 (71.3%)
Vacant Housing Units3,057 (28.7%)
Owner Occupied Housing Units5,332 (70.1%)
Renter Occupied Housing Units2,273 (29.9%)
Housing Units (Mortgage)59.3%
Housing Units (No Mortgage)40.7%
Kent County Mortgage Characteristics
Mortgage, Contract to Purchase, or Similar Debt3,161
Second Mortage or HELOC420
Second Mortgage (No HELOC)105
HELOC (No Second Mortgage)315
Second Mortgage & HELOC41
No Mortgage2,171
Kent County Occupied Residential Buildings
Single-Family Detached Homes5,865 (77.1%)
Single-Family Attached Homes259 (3.4%)
2 Apartments100 (1.3%)
3 or 4 Apartments229 (3.0%)
5 to 9 Apartments263 (3.5%)
10 or More Apartments575 (7.6%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing314 (4.1%)
Kent County Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
2014 or Later46 (0.6%)
2010 to 2013139 (1.8%)
2000 to 20091,152 (15.1%)
1980 to 19992,350 (30.9%)
1960 to 19791,504 (19.8%)
1940 to 1959761 (10.0%)
1939 or Earlier1,653 (21.7%)
Kent County Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
1 Room24 (0.3%)
2 or 3 Rooms405 (5.3%)
4 or 5 Rooms2,116 (27.8%)
6 or 7 Rooms2,771 (36.4%)
8 or More Rooms2,289 (30.1%)
Kent County Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
No Bedroom37 (0.5%)
1 Bedroom482 (6.3%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms5,377 (70.7%)
4 or More Bedrooms1,709 (22.5%)
Kent County Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
With Complete Plumbing Facilities7,588 (99.8%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities7,595 (99.9%)